Allegheny College: Statistics

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#1961 of 14,160In the World
#567 of 2,624In North America
#519 of 2,523In the United States
#28 of 155In Pennsylvania
#549 of 1,003For Theology / Divinity / Religious studies

Quick Review

Religion
United Methodist
Acceptance rate
62%
Average SAT
1265
Average ACT
27
Avg. cost to attend
$24,227 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,775
Male:Female Ratio
43:57
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree

Allegheny College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate62%57%67%
Applicants5,2082,3212,887
Admissions3,2371,3131,924
Freshmen enrolled full time496218278
Freshmen enrolled part time44

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
280 or 56%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1170
or below

75% of them
had 1360
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Allegheny College are 1170-1360 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
136 or 27%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 24
or below

75% of them
had 30
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Allegheny College are 24-30 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1209 (68%)
Hispanic155 (9%)
Black or African American146 (8%)
Two or more races77 (4%)
Asian68 (4%)
Nonresident Alien67 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown48 (3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$24,227/year
Average aid awarded
$38,689
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$16,221
$30-48K$16,523
$48-75K$19,508
$75-110K$24,398
$110K+$29,425

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$48,760
Tuition in-state$48,760
Tuition out-of-state$48,760
Fee in-district$500
Fee in-state$500
Fee out-of-state$500

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,791
Combined charge for room and board$12,640
Room charge$6,670
Meal charge$5,970

Allegheny College Majors

MajorBachelor's
Psychology, General42
Biology & Biological Sciences, General40
Economics, General36
Speech Communication and Rhetoric29
Neuroscience29
International Public Health & International Health20
Political Science and Government, General19
Environmental Science18
Computer Science18
Environmental Studies18
History, General17
English Language and Literature, General16
Biochemistry11
International Relations and Affairs9
Chemistry, General9
Physics, General8
Mathematics, General8
Community Organization and Advocacy6
Spanish Language and Literature4
Geology & Earth Science, General4
Fine & Studio Arts, General3
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General3
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other2
Religion & Religious Studies2
Computer Software Engineering2
Music, General2
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other2
Philosophy2
French Language and Literature1
Art History, Criticism and Conservation1
Geological and Earth Sciences & Geosciences, Other1
Grand Total382
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate74%72%76%
  • Full-time retention rate - 86%
  • Part-time retention rate - 25%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,812
Citations
56,392

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
478 / 22,411
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
433 / 4,643
Biology
289 / 13,983
Environmental Science
231 / 10,188
Psychology
147 / 8,345
Computer Science
146 / 3,784
Chemistry
141 / 4,423
Surgery
128 / 5,684
Political Science
113 / 684
Ecology
111 / 6,140
Physics
98 / 1,739
Business
95 / 1,081
Economics
94 / 1,361
Engineering
84 / 2,802
Art & Design
80 / 190
Sociology
75 / 1,001
History
64 / 171
Mathematics
61 / 1,677
Cardiology
58 / 2,579
Demography
50 / 1,963
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
46 / 134
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
39 / 1,858
Biochemistry
38 / 2,430
Astrophysics and Astronomy
36 / 1,008
Philosophy
36 / 21
Geography and Cartography
34 / 1,182
Social Psychology
34 / 2,039
Child Psychology
34 / 2,988
Geology
33 / 1,093
Materials Science
32 / 531
Anesthesiology
32 / 3,349
Health Science
32 / 1,266
Law
32 / 217
Political Economy
32 / 218
Pathology
31 / 2,419
Neuroscience
31 / 2,447
Agricultural Science
30 / 1,302
Development Studies
30 / 294
Environmental Management
30 / 1,401
Zoology
29 / 755

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19901153
19911986
199218115
199319139
199431156
199523158
199666196
1997179397
1998212815
1999961532
2000402113
2001252296
2002182445
2003252404
2004272441
2005282309
2006372452
2007322275
2008322326
2009482280
2010602600
2011492557
2012502579
2013512810
2014622710
2015682639
2016542739
2017482680
2018452479
2019602616
2020583069

Allegheny College alumni

  1. William McKinley

    Photo
    William McKinley
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1843-1901 (aged 58)
    Occupations
    politicianstatesperson
    Biography

    William McKinley was the 25th president of the United States, serving from 1897 until his assassination in 1901. McKinley was president during the Spanish–American War of 1898, raised protective tariffs to boost American industry, and rejected the expansionary monetary policy of free silver, keeping the nation on the gold standard.

  2. Trent Reznor

    Photo
    Trent Reznor
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    singercomposerpianistmusiciansinger-songwriter
    Biography

    Michael Trent Reznor is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, and composer. He serves as the lead vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, and principal songwriter of the industrial rock band Nine Inch Nails, which he founded in 1988 and of which he was the sole official member until 2016. The first Nine Inch Nails album, Pretty Hate Machine (1989), was a commercial and critical success. Reznor has since released 11 more Nine Inch Nails studio albums.

  3. R. Budd Dwyer

    Photo
    R. Budd Dwyer
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1939-1987 (aged 48)
    Occupations
    politicianteacher
    Biography

    Robert Budd Dwyer was an American politician who served as the 30th State Treasurer of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. He served from 1965 to 1971 as a Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives and from 1971 to 1981 as a member of the Pennsylvania State Senate representing the state's 50th district. Dwyer then served as the 30th Treasurer of Pennsylvania from January 20, 1981, to January 22, 1987, when he committed suicide during a live press conference.

  4. Clarence Darrow

    Photo
    Clarence Darrow
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1857-1938 (aged 81)
    Occupations
    lawyerwriter
    Biography

    Clarence Seward Darrow was an American lawyer who became famous in the early 20th century for his involvement in the Leopold and Loeb murder trial and the Scopes "Monkey" Trial. He was a leading member of the American Civil Liberties Union, and a prominent advocate for Georgist economic reform.

General info

Founded1815
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarSeptember to May
Total FTE staff427
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address520 N Main St
Meadville, Pennsylvania, 16335-3902
United States
City population13,000
Phone8143323100
Fax+1 (814) 337 0431

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